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Tag: God Pop on the Charts – Early 1970s

"It's Time"
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“It’s Time”: Unleash the Light Within

I find 1969’s “It’s Time” by The Sons of Champlin to be very evocative of its time — there’s a similar uplift in tone and lyric (at least on the chorus) as with Sly & the Family Stone, both bands being from the Bay Area, coincidentally or not. Musician &

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"Judas to the Love We Knew"
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God Pop on the Charts: Early 70s

<UPDATE:  new content added in 2023> – Click on all song titles for streaming audio – The early 1970s I remember to be a particularly fertile time for catchy radio pop that preached the Good Word.  Researchers at Zero to 180 initially pegged Norman Greenbaum‘s “Spirit in the Sky” —

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